Number of Zimbabwean People in the United States

In this article, we will explore the demographic data of Zimbabwean people in the United States, and look at historical data to see whether the Zimbabwean population is growing or declining.

First, let's take a look at the population of Zimbabwean people in the United States for the last 5 years.

Total U.S. Zimbabwean Population

Population Year
8,841 2019
8,179 2018
7,433 2017
7,267 2016
7,386 2015

The table above shows that between 2015 and 2019 the total Zimbabwean population has increased by 1,455 people.

If this growth were to continue at the same rate, the total population of Zimbabwean people by 2023 could be 10,296.

Total U.S. Zimbabwean Population By State

We can also look at the data for Zimbabwean people in each individual state and whether the Zimbabwean population increased or decreased between 2015 and 2019.

For more details on the historical population figures for each state, click the link in the table below.

State 2015 2019 Change (%)
Alabama 16 116 625.00%
Alaska 0 0 0.00%
Arizona 98 143 45.92%
Arkansas 0 19 100.00%
California 912 742 -18.64%
Colorado 32 0 -100.00%
Connecticut 80 34 -57.50%
Delaware 10 0 -100.00%
District of Columbia 66 50 -24.24%
Florida 278 381 37.05%
Georgia 200 985 392.50%
Hawaii 0 0 0.00%
Idaho 6 10 66.67%
Illinois 149 82 -44.97%
Indiana 69 349 405.80%
Iowa 89 16 -82.02%
Kansas 0 96 100.00%
Kentucky 173 38 -78.03%
Louisiana 0 31 100.00%
Maine 0 20 100.00%
Maryland 609 810 33.00%
Massachusetts 472 306 -35.17%
Michigan 337 491 45.70%
Minnesota 120 197 64.17%
Mississippi 0 15 100.00%
Missouri 51 32 -37.25%
Montana 0 0 0.00%
Nebraska 54 83 53.70%
Nevada 20 21 5.00%
New Hampshire 421 219 -47.98%
New Jersey 106 292 175.47%
New Mexico 11 16 45.45%
New York 446 589 32.06%
North Carolina 294 254 -13.61%
North Dakota 3 59 1,866.67%
Ohio 205 323 57.56%
Oklahoma 8 52 550.00%
Oregon 13 62 376.92%
Pennsylvania 243 278 14.40%
Puerto Rico 0 0 0.00%
Rhode Island 9 5 -44.44%
South Carolina 12 19 58.33%
South Dakota 18 0 -100.00%
Tennessee 146 139 -4.79%
Texas 817 957 17.14%
Utah 0 0 0.00%
Vermont 0 23 100.00%
Virginia 483 282 -41.61%
Washington 246 104 -57.72%
West Virginia 0 0 0.00%
Wisconsin 13 17 30.77%
Wyoming 51 84 64.71%

Data Source(s)

All of the data on this page is sourced from the latest American Community Survey (ACS) 5-year estimates, from the United States Census Bureau. The latest year for the ACS is currently 2019.

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